Hero image

AQA Psychology A level (new 2015 Specification) Shop

Offering excellent tried and tested 5* resources for the New AQA Psychology Specification for A level. Including revision activities (summary powerpoints and revision cards) and also full lessons (on approaches, research methods, biopsychology and psychopathology)

134Uploads

31k+Views

13k+Downloads

Offering excellent tried and tested 5* resources for the New AQA Psychology Specification for A level. Including revision activities (summary powerpoints and revision cards) and also full lessons (on approaches, research methods, biopsychology and psychopathology)
BIOPSYCHOLOGY Revision Powerpoint for whole topic. Teacher and Student Versions. AQA Psychology.
Psymarie8

BIOPSYCHOLOGY Revision Powerpoint for whole topic. Teacher and Student Versions. AQA Psychology.

(0)
Designed to recap the whole of first and second year biopsychology for AQA Psychology. Most topics are condensed to one manageable slide that can be turned into revision cards. Also included a key terms recap revision sheet as a bonus. I give the students a copy of the student version (usually 2 slides to page) to complete and annotate while I go through the teacher version as a class. Sometimes asking them to complete sections before I go through it. I have uploaded a similar thing for all first year topics and Forensic, Gender, Schizophrenia and Issues and Debates for the other second year topics.
Case Studies & Content Analysis - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods
Psymarie8

Case Studies & Content Analysis - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

(1)
This is a full lesson resource for case studies and content analysis. It covers the description and strengths and weaknesses. It has an activity to carry out a quantitative content analysis on some made up lonely hearts ads. They can do an inter-rater check as well to ensure consistency between two observers. It includes a ppt and a notes sheet with activities throughout to check learning. The students complete the notes sheet as we work through the ppt so they have some bits to fill in and activities to complete.
The COGNITIVE Approach - AQA Psychology - 2 Full lesson resources (ppt, videos, worksheets)
Psymarie8

The COGNITIVE Approach - AQA Psychology - 2 Full lesson resources (ppt, videos, worksheets)

(0)
This is full lesson resources for two-three lessons on the cognitive approach. 1. Mental processes, including inferences and schema's. This is packed with fun activities for students to try out to show them their mental processing (including loads of videos). 2. Comparing the mind to computers, cognitive neuroscience and evaluation of the cognitive approach (using the GHG book) Also included is some exam questions to use as a test for students and some good student responses and a summary crossword with answers.
AQA Psychology RESEARCH METHODS (year 1) full lessons and revision resources.
Psymarie8

AQA Psychology RESEARCH METHODS (year 1) full lessons and revision resources.

12 Resources
This bundle includes all of the 9 lessons I have uploaded for AS AQA Psychology research methods and Revision resources too. It includes powerpoints for all and then worksheets and some exam questions. Includes: Variables Experiments Experimental Design Correlations Observations Aims and Hypotheses Sampling Methods Data and Maths Significance and Sign Test Also included are a set of research methods revision cards for AS, key term cards and revision activities including bingo and a crossword. There is a second year revision and new lessons bundle too: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/aqa-psychology-research-methods-year-2-full-lessons-and-revision-resources-11780438
Humanism Humanistic Approach - FULL LESSON (ppt and activities)- AQA Psychology
Psymarie8

Humanism Humanistic Approach - FULL LESSON (ppt and activities)- AQA Psychology

(0)
A full set of resources to teach Humanism for AQA Psychology New Spec. This took me two lessons of 90 mins each to complete. I usually get the students to fill out the notes sheet as I go through the ppt - saves taking so many notes and includes activities in it. The activities are linked in throughout, so hopefully the powerpoint acts like a lesson plan. Activities include: Evaluation Sheet Exam Questions Card Sort/or can be done with plastic cups Q sort measure of congruence
PSYCHOPATHOLOGY  Revision Powerpoint for whole topic. Teacher and Student Versions. AQA Psychology.
Psymarie8

PSYCHOPATHOLOGY Revision Powerpoint for whole topic. Teacher and Student Versions. AQA Psychology.

(0)
Designed to recap the whole psychopathology topic for new spec AQA Psychology. Includes shortened notes for definitions of abnormality, OCD, Depression and Phobias I give the students a copy of the student version (usually 2 slides to page) to complete and annotate while I go through the teacher version as a class. Or I get them to complete bits before we go through it. Another idea - You could delete more text off the student version and they could complete it all themselves for homework before you go through it. I have also included a set of exam questions on psychopathology and some blank boxed for short plans for essays on the topics for second years. I have also uploaded an attachment, Memory and some A2 topics (like Sz and Forensic).
SOCIAL LEARNING THEORY Approach - AQA Psychology - Full Lesson Resources
Psymarie8

SOCIAL LEARNING THEORY Approach - AQA Psychology - Full Lesson Resources

(1)
A full lesson set of resources for AQA Psychology Social Learning theory. It includes: A PPT with video links Notes Sheet - I get students to take notes into the sheet as it runs alongside the ppt Evaluation task Essay Plan Sheet Summary activities, including leaflet instructions, gap fill and spot the mistakes, white board questions
The BEHAVIOURIST Approach - AQA Psychology - 2 Full lessons (CLASSICAL and OPERANT CONDITIONING)
Psymarie8

The BEHAVIOURIST Approach - AQA Psychology - 2 Full lessons (CLASSICAL and OPERANT CONDITIONING)

(0)
Full Lessons (2x 90 mins) for Classical and Operant Conditioning in the Behaviourist approach. It includes work sheets and powerpoints (with lots of video links). It covers all key information needed for AQA spec including behaviourist assumptions and evaluation of the two conditioning theories. Classical conditioning activities include: PPT with many video links -Worksheet examples of classical conditioning (including simpler answer sheet for differentiation) -Notes sheet for students to take notes into for classical conditioning (matches ppt) -Example activity for students to try classical conditioning on themselves -Sample exam question Operant Conditioning activities include: -PPT with some video links -Examples to understand the different types of reinforcement and punishment -Evaluation of CC and OC on a work sheet (and discussion of how to evaluate using P.E.E structure) -Crossword & Answers
THE APPROACHES Revision Powerpoint for year 1 & 2. Teacher and Student Versions. AQA Psychology.
Psymarie8

THE APPROACHES Revision Powerpoint for year 1 & 2. Teacher and Student Versions. AQA Psychology.

(0)
Designed to recap the whole of the Approaches for AQA Psychology. This includes Wundt, Behaviourist, SLT, Biological, Cognitive, Humanism and Psychodynamic. Most topics are condensed to one manageable slide that can be turned into revision cards - often more detail is included in the notes of the powerpoint. Evaluation is written in P (Point), Eg (Example), Ex (Explain) to help with student structure. I give the students a copy of the student version (usually 2 slides to page) to complete and annotate while I go through the teacher version as a class. Sometimes asking them to complete sections before I go through it. I have uploaded a similar thing for most first year topics and Forensic, Gender, Schizophrenia & Issues and Debates for the second year topics.
FREE WILL vs DETERMINISM - Aqa Psychology - Issues and Debates - Full Lesson and Activities
Psymarie8

FREE WILL vs DETERMINISM - Aqa Psychology - Issues and Debates - Full Lesson and Activities

(0)
Full lesson, activities and video links for Aqa Psychology new spec. It includes a powerpoint presentation, with notes sheet (the students use this to take notes from the ppt, rather than note into book/paper). The lesson includes: Discussion Starter Evaluation Match Task Exam Questions 3 video links Activities inbedded in notes sheet Two possible blank essay plans The lesson should take 1 hr 30 - 2 hrs to complete.
The SIGN TEST & Significance and probability - AQA Psychology Research Methods Statistics
Psymarie8

The SIGN TEST & Significance and probability - AQA Psychology Research Methods Statistics

(0)
This is a full lesson and homework for the year 1 statistics part of the course. It has a ppt covering significance and the 5% level of probability as well as how to do a sign test. It includes 3 examples of sign test studies to practise on including one where the students carry out their own study and collate the data to show the whole process. It also includes a homework sheet to practise sign tests, drawing conclusions and maths bits. Answers/teacher copies are provided for the examples and homework. A2 Stats lesson has also been uploaded and this can be bought as a bundle of all my first year lessons for RM.
ATTACHMENT Revision Powerpoint for whole topic. Teacher and Student Versions. AQA Psychology.
Psymarie8

ATTACHMENT Revision Powerpoint for whole topic. Teacher and Student Versions. AQA Psychology.

(1)
Designed to recap the whole attachment topic for new spec AQA Psychology. Includes shorten notes for interactions, role of father, animal studies, strange situation, explanations, maternal deprivation, institutionalisation and influence of childhood attachment. I give the students a copy of the student version (usually 2 slides to page) to complete and annotate while I go through the teacher version as a class. Also uploaded one for the Memory and Psychopathology topic.
CULTURE BIAS - Aqa Psychology - Issues and Debates- Full Lesson and Activities
Psymarie8

CULTURE BIAS - Aqa Psychology - Issues and Debates- Full Lesson and Activities

(0)
Full lesson, activities and video links for Aqa Psychology new spec. It also includes 2 possible links to documentaries (e.g race and intelligence and Mead’s). It includes a powerpoint presentation, with notes sheet (the students use this to take notes from the ppt, rather than note into book/paper). Also includes a possible essay structure to help with writing of the difficult essay. Evaluation is a card sort activity. Also included a sample Chitling Test (African American designed IQ test) to give the students a taste of why IQ tests could be culturally biased.
FEATURES OF SCIENCE - AQA Psychology Research Methods -  Full Lesson (ppt & activities)
Psymarie8

FEATURES OF SCIENCE - AQA Psychology Research Methods - Full Lesson (ppt & activities)

(0)
Full lesson resources for a challenging part of research methods - Features of science. There is a detailed 40 slide powerpoint and activities included. Activities: -An essay plan structure to help students plan this as an essay -A table activity which is good for revision -A notes sheet - I get students to fill this is out while I go through the powerpoint so they aren't taking too many notes.
SCHIZOPHRENIA- Revision Resources, Summary sheet, crossword, exam Q.  AQA Psychology Year 2
Psymarie8

SCHIZOPHRENIA- Revision Resources, Summary sheet, crossword, exam Q. AQA Psychology Year 2

(0)
Included: A set of revision sheets which can be used as A4 for shorter summaries or blown up to A3 for adding more detail. Some exam questions included on each as well. A set of exam questions for the schizophrenia topic - mostly old AQA ones from before the change to linear. A schizophrenia A2 crossword and answers for revision. A dominos card sort task for key terms - cut the cards up in rows. The students then match a key term to a description on a different card. Check out my other resources for a full Schizophrenia powerpoint or forensic similar resources.
LATERALISATION & SPLIT BRAIN - Full Lesson (ppt & activities) - AQA Psychology Biopsychology Year 2
Psymarie8

LATERALISATION & SPLIT BRAIN - Full Lesson (ppt & activities) - AQA Psychology Biopsychology Year 2

(2)
Full lesson powerpoint and activities for Lateralisation and Sperry's study. I get the students to complete the notes sheet while working through the powerpoint. They then complete the evaluation using the pink haired girl text book. Numerous video links throughout the powerpoint. If you like this lesson - Check out my other Biopsychology lessons: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/biopsychology-year-2-aqa-psychology-full-lesson-and-revision-resources-11514864